Today's Local Sports

Washington Girls Basketball Preparing for Home Opener

Posted: Monday, November 16th, 2015 at 7:01 am

One week from today, the Washington Demon girls’ basketball team will hit the floor for the first time in regular season action.

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Lone Tree, WACO School Districts Discussing Dropping to Eight-Man Football

Posted: Monday, November 16th, 2015 at 7:00 am

Faced with declining enrollments, two KCII area football teams are preparing to leave 11-man football.

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Mid-Prairie Looks for Improvement

Posted: Monday, November 16th, 2015 at 7:00 am

The Mid-Prairie boys basketball team opens practice this week as they look ahead to the 2015-16 season.

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Two Hawks Take All-Conference Spots

Posted: Monday, November 16th, 2015 at 7:00 am

As the state volleyball tournament wraps up in Cedar Rapids the River Valley Conference has released their 2015 all-conference squads.

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Peterson Assists IWCC in Winning Kinney Cup for 6th Straight Season

Posted: Sunday, November 15th, 2015 at 7:00 am

Recent Washington graduate Tommy Peterson (No. 71) poses with the Kinney trophy after the Iowa Western Community College Reivers defeated the Iowa Western Community College Tritons, 31-3. Photo courtesy of Dawn Peterson.

After struggling early in the season, the Iowa Western Community College Reivers football team (9-2 overall) have started hitting their winning stride again.

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Buckwalter Helps Hesston to Best Ever Finish

Posted: Sunday, November 15th, 2015 at 7:00 am

Recent Iowa Mennonite School graduate Renee Buckwalter has continued her cross country career at the collegiate level during her freshman season at Hesston College.

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Kral Signs Letter

Posted: Saturday, November 14th, 2015 at 7:00 am

Mid-Prairie softball standout Amber Kral signed her letter of intent to play collegiate softball on Thursday afternoon in the media center at Mid-Prairie High School.

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Washington Girls Basketball Taking Positive Approach with New Coach

Posted: Saturday, November 14th, 2015 at 7:00 am

A new voice could be heard echoing throughout Washington’s High School gymnasium this week.

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Carter Continuing Volleyball Success At Marshalltown CC

Posted: Saturday, November 14th, 2015 at 7:00 am

Photo courtesy of Marshalltown Community College Athletics.

A recent graduate of Sigourney Community Schools is continuing to have a productive volleyball career in college.

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Mid-Prairie Boys Jamboree Schedule Released

Posted: Saturday, November 14th, 2015 at 7:00 am

The Mid-Prairie athletic department has released the schedule for the 2015 Mid-Prairie boys basketball jamboree.

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Williams, Wester Set to Be Honored During Missouri Western’s Senior Day Game

Posted: Friday, November 13th, 2015 at 7:01 am

Washington native Nick Williams (left photo No. 77) and Mount Pleasant native Leonard Wester (No. 79) are set to be honored tomorrow morning during Missouri Western State University’s senior day football game. Photos by KCII’s Nate Gonner/Missouri Western State University Athletics.

A pair of southeast Iowa natives, who play college football in northwest Missouri, are set to be honored during their final home football game of their careers tomorrow afternoon.

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Schedule Set for Mid-Prairie Girls Jamboree

Posted: Friday, November 13th, 2015 at 7:00 am

An event that signals the unofficial kickoff of the winter sports season is the Mid-Prairie girls basketball jamboree.

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Several Savages Make All-SICL Volleyball Team

Posted: Friday, November 13th, 2015 at 7:00 am

Despite taking a step back in the win/loss column this fall, the Sigourney Savages were well represented on this year’s South Iowa Cedar League volleyball team.

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2015 Lone Tree Volleyball By the Numbers

Posted: Friday, November 13th, 2015 at 7:00 am

The 2015 edition of Lone Tree volleyball finished with a 16-11 overall record.

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Washington’s Girls Golf Team in the Running for America’s Best Athletic Program

Posted: Thursday, November 12th, 2015 at 7:02 am

Members of the 2015 Washington girls golf team hold their Class 4A state championship trophy during a celebration this June at Washington’s Golf and Country Club. KCII File Photo.

The state champion Washington Demon girls golf team is in the running to represent Iowa in the recent installment of America’s Best Athletic Program.

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Evans Named New England Collegiate Conference Goalkeeper of the Year

Posted: Thursday, November 12th, 2015 at 7:01 am

Recent Washington graduate Stephanie Evans is continuing her soccer career in New Hampshire. Photo courtesy of Daniel Webster College’s Athletic Department.

A former Washington Demon soccer player has been recognized for her efforts this fall as a goalkeeper for a private New Hampshire college. 

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Lone Tree Places Four on All-Conference Squad

Posted: Thursday, November 12th, 2015 at 7:00 am

The Lone Tree Lady Lion volleyball team was recently recognized by the Southeast Iowa Super Conference with four members on all-conference volleyball squads.

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Perez Leads Larks in Regular Season Finale

Posted: Thursday, November 12th, 2015 at 7:00 am

Iowa Mennonite School graduate Casey Perez has been a force from the setter position all season for the 2015 Hesston Lark volleyball team.

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WHS Booster Club Seeking Donation for Weight Room Upgrades

Posted: Wednesday, November 11th, 2015 at 7:46 am

Washington student athletes wait their turn to use equipment in the school’s weight room facility at Case Field. Photo courtesy of Erin Smith, Washington Community School District.

The Washington Athletic Boosters are asking for community support in helping to upgrade the school’s weight room facility.

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Washington’s Reighard Found Success Amid Challenging Obstacles

Posted: Wednesday, November 11th, 2015 at 7:01 am

Washington quarterback Ryan Reighard (center) checks his wrist for the play call during Washington’s playoff game versus the Solon Spartans. Photo by Susan Harshman/Washington Demon Football.

There were a lot of unknowns for the Washington Demon football team entering fall camp this past August.

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